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UK Named 'Great College to Work For'

For the third consecutive year, UK has earned this national distinction based on a survey of employees. The Great Colleges to Work For survey is one of the largest and most respected workplace recognition programs in the country.

Major Research Initiative Around Racial Disparity, Inequity Announced

The five-year, $10 million commitment will sponsor UK research focused on racial disparities and inequity across broad areas, ranging from health to the historical foundations of systemic racism.

UK HealthCare Ranks Top in Ky., Cancer Care Ranks 29th Nationally

For the fifth consecutive year, the UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital at UK HealthCare has been named the No. 1 hospital in Kentucky and the Bluegrass Region by the 2020-2021 Best Hospitals rankings and ratings from U.S. News & World Report.


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Work Anywhere

For employees, go here to learn more about the University policies and resources available for working remotely.
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Learn Anywhere

For students, we've created a digital space where you can find the resources you need to help you participate in online learning for the remainder of the semester. It includes information about how to use Canvas, Zoom and more.
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Teach Anywhere

For faculty, we've created a microsite for you comprised of resources that will help you in your efforts to educate our students through remote learning.


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$2.7 Billion

Invested in infrastructure across campus, including a $256 million multidisciplinary research building and the continued expansion of a $1 billion health care facility started in 2004.

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UK is one of only eight institutions in the country with the full complement of liberal arts, engineering, professional, agricultural and medical colleges and disciplines on one contiguous campus.


Average graduating GPA of Lewis Honors students.